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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1960 item #1403304 (stock #JJ3560)
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$295.00
A pair of Taxco, Mexico Sterling Silver and Silver Gilt earrings by William Spratling. The marks on these earrings probably date them to 1951-1956.

Measure 1" across and 1 1/8" high. Marked on the back of one earring with the conjoined Script WS and Eagle #65 on the other. Screw backs hold securely. Fine condition. Have some tarnish and minor scratches.

These earrings match the 'Lenguas' necklace pictured on page 93 of "Silver Seduction The Art of Mexican Modernist Antonio Pineda"...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1970 item #1403416 (stock #JJ3559)
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$195.00
A vintage pair of sterling silver screw back earrings with moonstone cabochons by Antonio Pineda, Taxco.

Measure 3/4" long and 5/8" wide. Marked with the Antonio crown, and an Early Eagle 17 mark. Screw backs hold securely. Have some tarnish.

Beautifully made, classic Antonio.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1404147 (stock #JJ3494)
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$650.00
A rare brooch and earrings set by noted Sausalito Mid 20th century jeweler, Loyola Fourtane. She and her husband were jewelers and artists and worked from their houseboat in Sausalito, California from the 1930's -50's.

This set is made of sterling silver with copper and brass embellishments and what look like carnelian cabochons.

Brooch measures 2 1/2" across and 2 1/4" high. Has a rollover clasp that holds securely. Etched on the back 'Loyola Fourtane, SS Lassen, (which was the name o...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1980 item #1406521 (stock #JJ3591/2695)
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$950.00
A vintage 6" long pendant, neck ring and pair of modernist sterling silver screw back earrings with rows of stained wood beads and sterling connectors by Anna Greta Eker for Norway Designs Studio Plus.

The pendant, in lightly hammered sterling silver is 6" long from the top of the bale and 1 7/8" across. Has 5 strands of cascading wood beads with sterling connectors. Marked with ND, AGE, Plus sign, Sterling 925, and Norway. Has a little tarnish.

The neck ring, also in lightly hammered ...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1410999 (stock #JJ3657)
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$225.00
A pair of vintage modernist pierced earrings by the Mid Century studio jeweler, Polly Stehman. These earrings are mirror images so they frame the face. Sterling abstract dangles with two curved gold wires running across at an angle.

They measure 1 1/4" long and 3/4" at the widest. Gold ear posts and clutches. Marked 'polly' and Sterling on the backs. They are in fine condition with minor tarnish.

Nice detail and quality workmanship.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1412504 (stock #JJ3565)
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$1,100.00
A whimsical sterling silver brooch and matching earrings depicting fish with applied copper wire and stone or art glass eyes.

The large brooch measures 3" long and 1 1/4" at the widest. Has a large oval amethyst cabochon. Signed Ed. Wiener Sterling. Has a rollover clasp that holds securely. Has some minor tarnish and surface scratches. Thick, heavy sterling.

The screw back earrings measure 1 1/8" long and 5/8" at the widest. They have faceted bezel set purple stones for the eyes. They a...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1414506 (stock #JJ3729JJ1610)
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$495.00
A bracelet and a pair of modernist sterling silver screw back earrings in a Paul Lobel design. Constructed of thick curved sterling wire.

Bracelet measures 7 1/2" long and 7/8" wide and closes with a secure hook clasp. Screw backs measure 1 1/4" long and 5/8" across and hold tightly. Screw backs are marked Sterling T2, which is found on better quality artisan jewelry.

Possibly unsigned Lobel. Minor surface scratches. All pieces have a warm patina and are wonderfully crafted.

May purc...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1414824 (stock #JJ3690)
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$135.00
A vintage modernist hand made sterling ring with a pearl in a size 6.5. Has two points, one topped with a pearl and the other topped with a silver ball. Reminiscent of the work of Russell Secrest and Ronald Pearson, but unsigned.

Measures about 6 1/2. Sits 5/8" above the finger. Has some minor scratches. Dark, warm patina.

Very interesting design.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1415697 (stock #JJ3656)
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$145.00
A vintage modernist pair of sterling silver screw back earrings with pearls.

Measure almost 2" long from where it connects to the screw back. The screw backs are marked T2 and Sterling which is found on better quality pieces. They hold securely. In nice condition with a warm patina. Have some minor surface scratches.

Classic example of Mid Century Modern jewelry design.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1422041 (stock #JJ3268)
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$135.00
A pair of vintage modernist sterling silver earrings by the well known NYC modernist jeweler, Henry Steig.

Stylized fish with raised eyes. Opposites so will frame the face when worn.

Screw backs hold securely. Measure about 1 1/8" long and 3/8" across. Marked Steig Sterling on the backs and Sterling on the screw backs.

Well made. They have a little tarnish.

Fun design.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1422622 (stock #JJ3742)
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$185.00
A Mid Century Modernist pair of screw back earrings in a sterling silver oyster or floral design signed Macefield for William Mason and Leonard Field, American studio jewelers who worked in Massachusetts in the 1940's -50's.

These earrings measure 1" across. Screw backs hold securely. Signed Macefield Sterling on the back of each earring. The screw backs are also signed Sterling.

Nice contrast between the textured background and the polished sterling orbs. They are in fine condition with s...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1423301 (stock #JJ3441)
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$150.00
A organic, sterling silver brutalist ring signed for the studio artisan Dewitt.

Measures about a size 7.5, but can be resized without affecting the hallmark because it is on the back of the front section.

Heavy and substantial. Fine condition with some minor scratches and a little tarnish.

Interesting example of modernist organic design.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1423736 (stock #JJ3616)
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$160.00
A fine, modernist sterling silver ring by the California studio jeweler, Gerald Stinn, (1937-2019).

Has an abstract three dimensional design on the front.

Measures about a size 7. Marked Stinn Sterling. In very nice condition. His pieces were sold to major museums and are on permanent display at the Smithsonian Museum in D.C.

Quality piece.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1970 item #1423753 (stock #JJ3200)
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$145.00
An interesting hand wrought ring in copper with two brass overlaid wires by JB Pericles. Marked Pericles Haiti on the back. Currently a size 7 but is adjustable.

Jean Baptist Pericles was closely associated with Winifred Mason Chenet d'Haiti who trained the exceptional jeweler, Art Smith.

This ring has some tarnish.

Fine example.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1424141 (stock #JJ361231415)
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$395.00
A collection of four pair of hand made modernist sterling earrings with various stones by the NYC jeweler, Max Nass. May be purchased individually or in any combination.

JJ3615 Long teardrops with red beads. Measure 2" long including the screw backs. $125.

JJ3613 Curved dangles with coral colored beads. Measure 2" long with the screw backs. $125.

JJ3612 Fish shaped dangles with black beads. Measure 2" long with the screw backs. $125.

JJ3614 Long modernist dangles with blue b...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1424649 (stock #JJ3790)
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$140.00
A vintage sterling silver and copper modernist hand wrought ring.

Made from thick sterling with a triangular layer of copper connected by silver studs. The surfaces have are textured. Currently a size 7 1/2, but has an open back so it is somewhat adjustable.

Has a signature and what looks like 925 but difficult to read. Could be worn with the point facing up or down.

Fine quality.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1425916 (stock #JJ3126)
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$195.00
A pair of vintage sterling silver heart shaped earrings by Peggy Ackerly, (1921-2011), who apprenticed with Sam Kramer from 1943-64. Ackerly helped design and execute many of Kramer's most iconic pieces. These earrings are post 1968, when she began using the conjoined MA mark for Margaret Ackerly.

The heart shaped pieces swing on the curled vines that are attached to the ear wires. The earrings measure 7/8" across and 1" tall. Marked with her hallmark and sterling on the back of each one....

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1426192 (stock #JJ3829)
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$130.00
A vintage pair of sterling silver pierced dangle earrings by the American Modernist Jeweler, Ed Levin. One long curved and flattened piece of silver wire.

Measure 1 1/2" in diameter. Earrings are marked with the block letter LEVIN on one and Sterling on the other.

Have some minor surface scratches and a little tarnish. They have a long hook to help them stay in place when worn.

Have never seen this design before. Very comfortable to wear.